Mike Quinn – Star Wars
Appearing Saturday and Sunday
Photo Op – $30
Autograph – $30
Creature Performer, Producer and Director.
Mike Quinn is an English actor, animator, and puppeteer who performed Nien Nunb in Return of the Jedi, The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi. He also performed Ree-Yees, Sy Snootles, assisted with Yoda, Admiral Gial Ackbar, a Wokling, Jabba’s electronic eyes and the Wol Cabasshite Ghoel.
Quinn has said of Nien Nunb: “He has a very likable look with those big, black eyes and big stuck-out ears – he kind of reminded me a little bit of Dopey from Snow White.”
Mike has also worked as a Muppet Performer on many Muppet film and television projects, including The Great Muppet Caper, The Dark Crystal, Labyrinth, Fraggle Rock, The Storyteller, Dreamchild, Muppet Christmas Carol, Muppet Treasure Island and the more recent Muppet films The Muppets and its follow up Muppets Most Wanted. He also assisted Kermit and friends on the recent ABC series The Muppets for prime time television and three live Muppet performances at the Hollywood Bowl.
Other feature films include Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, Little Shop Of Horrors and How To Get Ahead In
Mike was also a character animator for Pixar on A Bug’s Life and Toy Story 2 and at ILM Lucasfilm to animate dinosaurs in Jurassic Park 3 and creatures in Star Wars Attack Of The Clones.